The Kitchen extensions Specialists West Heath
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an kitchen extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does kitchen extensions all over West Heath, GU14 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of kitchen extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in West Heath
Most kitchen extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Kitchen extensions Consultation
We offer free kitchen extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in kitchen extensions in kitchen extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:property refurbishment near West Heath, GU14 8
kitchen refurbishment near Fox Lane, GU14 9
renovation near Cove, GU14 0
home improvement near Rafborough, GU14 0
renovation near Southwood, GU14 0
house renovation near Hawley Lane, GU14 8
house refurbishments near Farnborough Street, GU14 8
property refurbishment near Hawley, GU17 9
renovation near Farnborough Park, GU14 7
kitchen renovation near Farnborough Green, GU16 7
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and renovating is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without stating that choosing a builder can be a challenging choice with significant effects if you get it incorrect. By avoiding these typical errors you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and get rid of budget blow outs.
Picking the incorrect kind of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be talking to home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are developing a brand-new house you ought to only be speaking with builders who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in town might be the worst option to construct your extension due to the fact that there is so much different about an extension that can easily catch out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for brand-new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation jobs; however that is frequently since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that adequately handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals pick a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of important products missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and exhaustive the illustrations might appear, there will usually be a lot of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a detailed quote.
If the contractors have just been supplied with plans to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of crucial items missing from the quote and an extremely high possibility that will result in extra expenses and prospective dispute with the builder. To prevent this you need to always provide the contractors with an extensive Inclusions Schedule as well as the drawings. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be included in the quote, assurances that the quotes you receive will be much more extensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the best cost
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some loan, however if that quote is considerably cheaper than the other quotes then you need to be really mindful prior to you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes should be providing you some ideas regarding what the right rate is to finish the project. Selecting a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future problems if in reality the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a greater risk of additional expenses during construction and your budget plan burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to include figures that are practical, there is likewise a huge range in the expense of many items that might be thought about realistic. For example, a toilet can be purchased for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote appearance competitive when in truth it may really be really misleading. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, goes into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not talking to current customers
It’s easy for contractors to offer you the information of a couple of customers who they know have actually mored than happy with their services; and for that reason asking builders for references is a little bit of a waste of time as they are only going to give you details of individuals who will state the best thing. Rather, you ‘d be better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a number of present customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website day to day, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the build … you might never ever see them throughout the rest of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for many months and a close working relationship will be important to make sure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is omitted from the quote
One of the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either celebration are either included or left out. Lighting, for instance, typically develops confusion and ends in argument if it is not made clear at the outset. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will typically just include the batten fitting (world holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are included